Timber Sales & Harvest Supervision timber sales and supervision of harvesting operations is the bread and butter of JMS Forestry. We believe that our experience in timber sale setup is the key to having a quality harvesting operation. Our objective is to meet our client's goals, while achieving the silvicultural needs of the forest.
Timber Appraisals are conducted for many different reasons with different goals to achieve. The purpose for conducting the appraisal will determine the intensity of the inventory. An appraisal will allow the landowner(s) to be informed when making decisions regarding, the purchase or selling of timberland, estate planning, selling timber, planning future harvest, damage assessment or timber basis.
Forest Management Plans (FMP) is the foundation of any long term management. FMP's serve as a guide that helps keep management goals on time target and budget. The basis of a plan is designed to take into consideration the goals of the landowner(s) and the needs of the forest.
Boundary Line Maintenance is the best way to establish where the boundary of a property is located and helps prevent unauthorized harvesting, trespass, and costly surveying expenses.
Reforestation involves the establishment of a new stand of timber. This can involve the replanting of a clearcut or the conversion of a pasture to a pine plantation. We provide these services to our clients on a contract basis. Our role in reforestation consist of planning, arranging the delivery of seedlings, inspecting all aspects of the operation, and making sure that all of the proper seedling handling procedures are followed. Reforestation can be an expensive and risky forest management activity, so we want to make sure that it is done properly.
Hunting Lease Management involves recreational leasing which is a concept most people are familiar with by now. The main reason most landowners lease access to their property for hunting is for additional income. Hunters can also serve as an additional benefit, since activity on the property will reduce trespass problems and possible timber theft.
Computer Generated Mapping utilizes the latest technology an variety of inputs including aerial photography, digital orthoquads, and satellite imagery we strive to provide our clients with the most accurate and up to date information that can be provided regarding their mapping needs. (Click Here To See Example Map)